James Joseph Lutz, of Clifton, was born April 5, 1940, in Oil City, Pennsylvania, the son of the late James and Mildred Bunk Lutz.
Mr. Lutz departed this life on Friday, Dec. 29, at his home in Clifton at the age of 77 years.
Mr. Lutz was married to Barbara Jean McIntosh Oct. 22, 1966. He was a retired coal miner.
He is survived by his wife Barbara Jean Lutz; a daughter, Renee Jean Lutz both of Clifton; a son, Lt. Col. Reece James Lutz of Pennsylvania; a sister, Mary Ann Oividock of Oil City, Pennsylvania; and a brother, Eugene Lutz of Benscreek, Pennsylvania.
At the request of his family he will be cremated.